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>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Concerto for Flute & Harp, K. 299 in C major
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : German Dances (3), K 605
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Concerto for Horn no 4 in E flat major, K 495
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), K. 620
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Cosi fan tutte, K 588
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Ave verum corpus
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Symphony no 29 in A major, K 201 (186a)
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Concerto for Oboe in C major, K 314 (285d)
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Symphony no 40 in G minor, K 550
>Vivaldi, Antonio : Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera"
>Hummel, Johann Nepomuk : Concerto for Trumpet in E flat major, S 49/WoO 1
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Concerto for Piano no 1 in C major, Op. 15
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 19
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Concerto for Piano, Violin and Cello in C major, Op. 56 "Triple Concerto"
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. 58
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Concerto for Piano no 5 "Emperor"
>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Concerto for Piano no 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23
>Strauss, Richard : Don Quixote, Op. 35
>Rachmaninov, Sergei : Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18
>Brahms, Johannes : Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Symphony no 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral"
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Symphony no 8 in F major, Op. 93
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral"
>Haydn, Franz Joseph : Symphony no 104 in D major, H 1 no 104 "London"
>Schubert, Franz : Symphony no 8 in B minor, D 759 "Unfinished"
>Dvorak, Antonin : Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World"
>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Symphony no 5 in E minor, Op. 64
>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Pathétique Symphony, Op. 74
>Sibelius, Jean : Symphony no 5 in E flat major, Op. 82
>Handel, George Frideric : Work(s)
>Strauss II (Junior), Johann : Morgenblätter, Op. 279
>Strauss II (Junior), Johann : An der schonen, blauen Donau, Op. 314
>Strauss I (Senior), Johann : Radetzky March, Op. 228
>Waldteufel, Emile : Les Patineurs Valse ("Skater's Waltz"), Op. 183
>Berlioz, Hector : La damnation de Faust, Op. 24
>Chabrier, Emmanuel : España, rhapsody for orchestra (also vers. for 2 pianos)
>Chabrier, Emmanuel : Joyeuse marche "Marche française"
>Strauss II (Junior), Johann : Tritsch-Tratsch Polka, Op. 214
>Smetana, Bedrich : Ma vlast
>Sibelius, Jean : Kuolema
>Sibelius, Jean : Karelia Suite, Op. 11
>Bartók, Béla : Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116
>Respighi, Ottorino : Pines of Rome
>Rossini, Gioachino : Il barbiere di Siviglia
>Gounod, Charles : Faust
>Bizet, Georges : L' Arlesienne, suite for orchestra no 2
>Bizet, Georges : Carmen, opera
>Massenet, Jules : Thais
>Offenbach, Jacques : Gaite Parisienne
>Offenbach, Jacques : Gaîté Parisienne
>Puccini, Giacomo : Manon Lescaut
>Borodin, Alexander : Prince Igor
>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Swan Lake
>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Sleeping Beauty Suite, Op. 66a
>Weinberger, Jaromir : Schwanda the Bagpiper
>Wagner, Richard : Lohengrin
>Verdi, Giuseppe : Otello
>Verdi, Giuseppe : Don Carlos
>Verdi, Giuseppe : Il Trovatore
>Brahms, Johannes : German Requiem, Op. 45
>Strauss, Richard : Der Rosenkavalier
>Humperdinck, Engelbert : Hänsel und Gretel
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Fidelio, Op. 72
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Mass in C major, Op. 86
>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Mass in B minor, BWV 232
>Donizetti, Gaetano : Lucia di Lammermoor
>Verdi, Giuseppe : Aida, opera
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Notes & Reviews:

In the 100th Anniversary year of the birth of Herbert von Karajan, EMI Classics is very pleased to announce this latest 6-CD set in the Best 100 series, Best Karajan100. This set features selections from Karajan's best-loved recordings with the world's greatest orchestras - Berlin Philharmonic and Vienna Philharmonic - and with world renowned soloists, including James Galway, Dennis Brain, Anne-Sophie Mutter, Maurice Andre, and Elisabeth Schwarzkopf.



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>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 16 min. 44 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1787

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Concerto for Flute & Harp, K. 299 in C major :: 2. Andantino (Extract)
  • Performers: James Galway (Flute); Fritz Helmis (Harp)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1778

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : German Dances (3), K 605
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 2 min. 46 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1791

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622 :: 2. Adagio
  • Performer: Bernard Walton (Clarinet)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 8 min. 11 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1791

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Concerto for Horn no 4 in E flat major, K 495 :: 3. Rondo
  • Performer: Dennis Brain (Horn)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 34 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1786

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), K. 620 :: Overture
  • Performers: Wilma Lipp (Soprano); Erich Kunz (Baritone)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 7 min. 7 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1791

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), K. 620 :: Act 1. Der Vogelfänger bin ich ja
  • Performers: Wilma Lipp (Soprano); Erich Kunz (Baritone)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 2 min. 40 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1791

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), K. 620 :: Act 2. Der Hölle Rache
  • Performers: Wilma Lipp (Soprano); Erich Kunz (Baritone)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 2 min. 52 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1791

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Così fan tutte, K 588 :: Act 1. Soave sia il vento
  • Performers: Nan Merriman (Mezzo Soprano); Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 25 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1790

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Ave verum corpus
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1791

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Symphony no 29 in A major, K 201 (186a) :: 1. Allegro moderato (Extract)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 5 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1774

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Concerto for Oboe in C major, K 314 (285d) :: 3. Rondo
  • Performer: Lothar Koch (Oboe)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Notes: Composition written: 1777.
  • Running Time: 5 min. 31 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1777

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Symphony no 40 in G minor, K 550 :: 1. Molto allegro
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 7 min. 44 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1788

>Vivaldi, Antonio : Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera"
  • Performer: Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1725

>Vivaldi, Antonio : Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera"
  • Performer: Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 2 min. 47 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1725

>Vivaldi, Antonio : Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera"
  • Performer: Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 21 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1725

>Vivaldi, Antonio : Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera"
  • Performer: Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 2 min. 2 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1725

>Vivaldi, Antonio : Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera"
  • Performer: Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 16 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1725

>Hummel, Johann Nepomuk : Concerto for Trumpet in E flat major, S 49/WoO 1 :: 3. Rondo
  • Performer: Maurice Andre (Trumpet)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 40 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 12/08/1803

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Concerto for Piano no 1 in C major, Op. 15 :: 2. Largo (Opening)
  • Performer: Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. 35 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1798

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 19 :: 3. Rondo
  • Performer: Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 5 min. 54 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1788-1798

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Concerto for Piano, Violin and Cello in C major, Op. 56 "Triple Concerto" :: 2. Largo
  • Performers: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello); David Oistrakh (Violin); Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 5 min. 31 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1803-1804

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. 58 :: 2. Andante con moto
  • Performer: Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 5 min. 9 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1805-1806

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Concerto for Piano no 4 in G major, Op. 58 :: 3. Rondo
  • Performer: Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 7 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1805-1806

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Concerto for Piano no 5 "Emperor" :: 2. Adagio un poco mosso (Conclusion) -
  • Performer: Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. 28 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1809

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Concerto for Piano no 5 "Emperor" :: 3. Rondo
  • Performer: Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. 32 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1809

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Concerto for Piano no 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23 :: 1. Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso (Opening)
  • Performer: Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1874

>Strauss, Richard : Don Quixote, Op. 35 :: Theme
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 2 min. 25 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1897

>Rachmaninov, Sergei : Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18 :: 2. Adagio sostenuto (Opening)
  • Performer: Alexis Weissenberg (Piano)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 5 min. 4 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1900-1901

>Brahms, Johannes : Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77 :: 3. Allegro giocoso, ma non troppo vivace
  • Performer: Gidon Kremer (Violin)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 8 min. 31 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1878

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67 :: 1. Allegro con brio
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 7 min. 22 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1808

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Symphony no 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral" :: 5. Allegretto (Shepherds' Hymn after the Storm)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 9 min. 25 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1808

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92 :: 2. Allegretto (Opening)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 16 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1812

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92 :: 4. Allegro con brio
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 7 min. 2 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1812

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Symphony no 8 in F major, Op. 93 :: 2. Allegretto scherzando
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1812

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Symphony no 8 in F major, Op. 93 :: 4. Allegro vivace (Conclusion)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 44 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1812

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral" :: 4. Ode to Joy
  • Performers: Ernst Vocals] (Tenor); Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 5 min. 16 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1824

>Haydn, Franz Joseph : Symphony no 104 in D major, H 1 no 104 "London" :: 3. Menuetto (Allegro) & Trio
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. 29 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1795

>Schubert, Franz : Symphony no 8 in B minor, D 759 "Unfinished" :: 1. Allegro moderato (Opening)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. 10 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1822

>Antonin Dvorák (1841 - 1904) : Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World" :: 2. Lar
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Notes: Composition written: 01/10/1893-05/24/1893.
  • Running Time: 4 min. 34 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Symphony no 5 in E minor, Op. 64 :: 3. Valse (Allegro moderato)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 6 min. 19 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1888

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Pathétique Symphony, Op. 74 :: 1. Adagio - Allegro non troppo (Extract)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 5 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1893

>Sibelius, Jean : Symphony no 5 in E flat major, Op. 82 :: 3. Allegro molto - Largamente assai
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 9 min. 11 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1919

>Handel, George Frideric : Work(s) :: Water Music Suite
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 33 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque

>Strauss II (Junior), Johann : Morgenblätter, Op. 279
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 17 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1868

>Strauss II (Junior), Johann : An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 48 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Waltz
  • Written: 1867

>Strauss I (Senior), Johann : Radetzky March, Op. 228
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 2 min. 56 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: March
  • Written: 1848

>Waldteufel, Emile : Les Patineurs Valse ("Skater's Waltz"), Op. 183
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 7 min. 36 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Waltz
  • Written: 1882

>Berlioz, Hector : La damnation de Faust, Op. 24
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. 17 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 11/1845-10/1846

>Chabrier, Emmanuel : España, rhapsody for orchestra (also vers. for 2 pianos)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Notes: Composition written: 1883.
  • Running Time: 6 min. sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1883

>Chabrier, Emmanuel : Joyeuse marche "Marche française"
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. 6 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: March
  • Written: 1888

>Strauss II (Junior), Johann : Tritsch-Tratsch Polka, Op. 214
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 2 min. 40 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1858

>Smetana, Bedrich : Má vlast :: 112/2
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 5 min. 27 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1874

>Sibelius, Jean : Kuolema
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 6 min. 4 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Waltz
  • Written: 1904

>Sibelius, Jean : Karelia Suite, Op. 11 :: 1. Intermezzo
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. 3 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1893

>Sibelius, Jean : Karelia Suite, Op. 11 :: 3. Alla marcia
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. 59 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1893

>Béla Bartók (Composer) (1881 - 1945) : Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116 :: 4. Intermezzo interrotto
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. 26 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1943-1945

>Respighi, Ottorino : Pines of Rome :: 1. The Pines of the Villa Borghese
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 2 min. 51 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1924

>Respighi, Ottorino : Pines of Rome :: 4. The Pines of the Via Appia
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 6 min. 10 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1924

>Rossini, Gioachino : Il barbiere di Siviglia :: Overture
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 7 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1816

>Gounod, Charles : Faust :: Les Nubiennes
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 2 min. 36 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1856-1859

>Bizet, Georges : L' Arlésienne, suite for orchestra no 2 :: Fa
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 26 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1876

>Bizet, Georges : Carmen, opera :: Act 1. Prelude
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 2 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1873-1874

>Bizet, Georges : Carmen, opera :: Act 2. Entr'acte
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 1 min. 36 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1873-1874

>Bizet, Georges : Carmen, opera :: Act 3. Entr'acte
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 2 min. 59 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1873-1874

>Bizet, Georges : Carmen, opera :: Act 4. Entr'acte
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 2 min. 23 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1873-1874

>Massenet, Jules : Thaïs :: Méditation
  • Performer: Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 6 min. 48 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1892

>Offenbach, Jacques : Gaîté Parisienne :: Overture
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 9 min. 41 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1858

>Offenbach, Jacques : Gaîté Parisienne :: Barcarolle
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. 9 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta

>Puccini, Giacomo : Manon Lescaut :: Intermezzo
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Notes: Composition written: 1893.
  • Running Time: 5 min. 28 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1893

>Borodin, Alexander : Prince Igor :: Dance of the Polovtsian Maidens
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 2 min. 26 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1869-1887

>Borodin, Alexander : Prince Igor :: Polovtsian Dances (Opening)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 38 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1869-1887

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Swan Lake :: Act 2. Scene
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 2 min. 43 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1875-1876

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Swan Lake :: Act 2. Dance of the Little Swans
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 1 min. 35 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1875-1876

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Swan Lake :: Act 3. Hungarian Dance (Czárdás)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 31 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1875-1876

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Sleeping Beauty Suite, Op. 66a :: Act 1. Valse
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Sleeping Beauty Suite, Op. 66a :: Act 1. Rose Adagio
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 6 min. 12 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Ballet
  • Written: 1888-1889

>Weinberger, Jaromir : Schwanda the Bagpiper
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 2 min. 23 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1927

>Wagner, Richard : Lohengrin :: Act 3. Prelude
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 16 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1848

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Otello :: Act 1. Una vela! Una vela!...Esultae!
  • Performers: Michel Sénéchal; Peter Glossop (Baritone); Aldo Bottion (Tenor); Jon Vickers (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 6 min. 29 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1887

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Otello :: Act 4. Ave Maria
  • Performer: Mirella Freni
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 5 min. 1 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1887

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Don Carlos :: Act 1. Dio, che nell'alma infondere
  • Performers: Piero Cappuccilli (Baritone); José Carreras (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Notes: Composition written: 1884.
  • Running Time: 4 min. 47 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1884

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Don Carlos :: Act 2. Nei giardin del bello
  • Performers: Agnes Baltsa (Mezzo Soprano); Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Notes: Composition written: 1884.
  • Running Time: 4 min. 53 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1884

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Il Trovatore :: Act 2. Scene 1. Anvil Chorus. Vedi le fosche notturne spoglie
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 3 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1853

>Brahms, Johannes : German Requiem, Op. 45 :: 4. Wie
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 5 min. 30 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1857-1868

>Strauss, Richard : Der Rosenkavalier :: Act 2. Finale. Herr Kavalier
  • Performer: Kerstin Meyer
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. 48 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1909-1910

>Humperdinck, Engelbert : Hänsel und Gretel :: Act 1. Brüderchen, komm tanz mit mir
  • Performers: Elisabeth Grummer (Voice); Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 45 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1893

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Fidelio, Op. 72 :: Act 1. Mir ist so wunderbar
  • Performers: Horst Laubenthal (Voice); Helen Donath; Helga Dernesch (Soprano); Jon Vickers (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Notes: Composition written: 1804-06.
  • Running Time: 4 min. 46 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1804-1806

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Fidelio, Op. 72 :: Act 2. Finale. Wer ein holdes Weib errungen
  • Performers: Horst Laubenthal (Voice); Helen Donath; Helga Dernesch (Soprano); Jon Vickers (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Notes: Composition written: 1804-06.
  • Running Time: 4 min. 5 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1804-1806

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Mass in C major, Op. 86 :: Gloria in excelsis Deo - Gratias agimus ti
  • Performers: Agnes Baltsa (Mezzo Soprano); Gundula Janowitz; Peter Schreier
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1807

>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Mass in B minor, BWV 232 :: Crucifixus
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 2 min. 47 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1748-1749

>Bach, Johann Sebastian : Mass in B minor, BWV 232 :: Et resurrexit
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 3 min. 57 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Choral
  • Written: 1748-1749

>Donizetti, Gaetano : Lucia di Lammermoor :: Act 3. Spargi d'amaro pianto
  • Performer: Maria Callas
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 4 min. 9 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1835

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Aida, opera :: Act 2. Scene 2. Gloria all'Egitto
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Notes: Composition written: 1871.
  • Running Time: 3 min. 25 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1871

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Aida, opera :: Act 2. Scene 2. Triumphal March
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Notes: Composition written: 1871.
  • Running Time: 1 min. 43 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1871

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Aida, opera :: Act 2. Scene 2. Ballet Music
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Notes: Composition written: 1871.
  • Running Time: 4 min. 14 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1871

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Aida, opera :: Act 2. Scene 2. Vieni, o guerriero vindice
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Notes: Composition written: 1871.
  • Running Time: 2 min. 27 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1871